The 2nd Annual Carter G. Woodson Bowties & Pearls Brunch, in celebration of Black Male Educators in the city of Boston, will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2016 @ 11:00am in the School Committee Chambers of the Bruce C. Bolling building.
This event will recognize Black Male Educators, both in and outside the classroom, for their outstanding commitment to student achievement and success. These awardees have impacted thousands of students of all ages and backgrounds in the Boston area, and are enthusiastically looking to expand their reach.
Proceeds from the event will help fund collegiate scholarships for Boston area students, and the chapter's Fatherhood Initiative. The awardees are as follows:
Dr. Carroll Blake, President, Blake Associates
Lifetime Achievement Award
Dean Richard Harris, Asst. Dean, College of Engineering, Northeastern University
Higher Education Award
Artis Carneal Street, Instructional Coach - Jeremiah E. Burke High School
Primary/Secondary Education Award
Ron Walker, Executive Director of the Coalition of Schools Educating Boys of Color.(COSEBOC)
Community Engagement Award
Ron is honored to have this award bestowed upon him.